COMP 2008 – Scientific Computing I: Modeling and Simulation
(3 credits) 3 hours lecture, 1 hour tutorial
This course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of scientific computing, the modeling process, computer simulations, and scientific applications. While the focus is on cellular automaton simulations and Monte Carlo techniques, a limited number of system dynamics models may also be examined.
Prerequisite: Computer Science 1001 with a minimum grade of C-.